For more free lessons and resources go to

The International Polar Year

Home pages

Nice link site

National Science Foundation

Free email updates about polar related funding, lessons, and more. Takes a while to navigate.

Links and lessons for elementary teachers

NASA Lesson all grade levels

Gander Academy’s Polar Bear Links

Cool Artic Doctor Stress Test

Interesting Antartica lesson plan

Quite elaborate

Snow and ice lessons

Elementary Polar Bear themes

The importance of the Artic

Animal Habitats: The Polar Regions

Nice unit of study with good printouts

Environmental issues

Global Warming Basics

Global warming and the polar regions,9171,1176980,00.html

Global warming and polar ice melting

Tips on preventing global warming

Martian Polar Lessons

For those students who want to go beyond

Links to world organizations dealing with polar issues

Polar webcams